Anthony Geraci is a 2021 Blues Music Award Winner for Instrumentalist-Pianist from the Blues Foundation in Memphis, TN. He has been nominated for the prestigious Instrumentalist-Piano (formally the Pinetop Perkins Piano Award) for the previous six years- 2016 through 2021 – bringing the total to 15 individual BMA Nominations. Anthony and the Boston Blues All-Stars were also nominated for Band of the Year in 2019 and 2021.  A recent Boston Music Award-Blues Artist of the Year has been added to Anthony’s impressive list of 2021 nominations, both as a pianist and with his band. In 2000, he garnered a Grammy nomination for his playing on the Super Harps I (Telarc) album.
Anthony has a long history in the American Blues Community. He is an original member of Sugar Ray and the Bluetones, and Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters and has recorded with both artists extensively. He has been featured on over 50 recordings with some of the biggest names in blues music.  He has recorded with blues pioneers – Big Walter Horton, Carey Bell, Odetta, Big Jack Johnson, Charlie Musselwhite, Lazy Lester, Snooky Pryor and John Brim, as well as contemporary artists – Kenny Neal, Sugaray Rayford, Debbie Davies, Otis Grand, Welch/Ledbetter, Zora Young, Tas Cru, Kilborn Alley, The Proven Ones, and Duke Robillard. 

~Blues Music Award Nominations~ 

2016                                                        -Album: Fifty Shades Of Blue (Delta Groove) 
                                                                -Traditional Album: Fifty Shades Of Blue 
                                                                -Song of the Year: “Fifty Shades Of Blue” (Geraci)                                                                                                                                              -Instrumentalist-Piano (formally Pinetop Perkins Piano Award.) 
2017                                                         -Instrumentalist-Piano 
2018                                                         -Instrumentalist-Piano 
2019                                                         -Album: Why Did You Have To Go (Shining Stone)                                                                                                                                               -Traditional Album: Why Did You Have To Go                                                                                                                                                       -Instrumentalist-Piano 
                                                                -Song of the Year: “Angelina, Angelina” (Geraci)                                                                                                                                                  -Traditional Male Blues Artist -Band of the Year 
2020                                                        -Instrumentalist-Piano 
2021 WINNER Instrumentalist-Piano     –Band of the Year
2022                                                         -Contemporary Blues Album
2022                                                         -Keyboards             

-Press & More-

Exclusive World Premiere Video: Anthony Geraci’s ‘The Blues Called My Name’


Q&A with Massachusetts-based Anthony Geraci, four decades of musical excellence both in studio and onstage


AVAILABLE           Fall tour October 30th > November 20th, 2022. (Feat. Billy Price )                                    June 2nd >june 30th 2023       Juli 1st > July 30th 2023                                                 Sept. 1st > sept. 30th 2023


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  •   Anthony Geraci: Lead vocals/El.Piano   
  • John Vanderpool: Sax   
  • Paul Loranger: Bass 
  • Barrett Anderson: Guitar   
  • Kurt Kalker: Drums 


  • Fred Klee 
  • Dirk Oliestelder